Custodial Skills Training Program (Wix).

Custodial Skills Training Program

The Custodial Skills Training Program is offered in partnership with White Gloves Cleaning Services. Acceptance into the program is subject to approval.

Training is  3 days from 9 am - 4 pm and is FREE to those who meet eligibility requirements and register with the PREP Employment Readiness Program.


DAY 1: Participants will learn about:

  • Hard Floor Care

  • Carpet Cleaning

  • Restroom Cleaning

  • Private Office Cleaning

  • Classroom Cleaning

  • How to Work a Section

  • Cleaning for COVID-19

  • Safety

  • Customer Interaction

  • Advanced Awareness

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

(WHMIS) Training

DAY 2: WHMIS training is delivered through an e-course covering the following:

  • Overview of WHMIS

  • Overview of hazard groups and classes

  • Physical hazards

  • Health Hazards

  • Labels including required label elements

  • Safety Data Sheets (SDSs)

After completing the e-course, participants are required to complete a multiple choice exam. Upon successful completion, participants will be able to print a Certificate of Completion. 

In-Person Practical Training

For more information, 
please contact:
Abdikadir Ahmed
204-774-7005, ext. 113

DAY 3: Participants will have the opportunity to visit a job site and receive hands-on practical training. Here they will learn about different cleaning products, equipment, recycling, composting and workplace safety. 

Upon successful completion of the program, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion from the PREP Employment Readiness Program. 

Funding is provided by the 

Manitoba Government